India Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of India population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of India in 2020 is 1,380,004,385, a 0.99% increase from 2019.
  • The population of India in 2019 was 1,366,417,754, a 1.02% increase from 2018.
  • The population of India in 2018 was 1,352,642,280, a 1.04% increase from 2017.
  • The population of India in 2017 was 1,338,676,785, a 1.07% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2020 Population
India 1,380,004,385
Indonesia 273,523,615
Pakistan 220,892,340
Nigeria 206,139,589
Bangladesh 164,689,383
Philippines 109,581,078
Egypt 102,334,404
Vietnam 97,338,579
Myanmar 54,409,800
Kenya 53,771,296
Sudan 43,849,260
Ukraine 43,733,762
Morocco 36,910,560
Uzbekistan 33,469,203
Angola 32,866,272
Ghana 31,072,940
Cameroon 26,545,863
Sri Lanka 21,413,249
Zambia 18,383,955
Cambodia 16,718,965
Tunisia 11,818,619
Bolivia 11,673,021
Honduras 9,904,607
Papua New Guinea 8,947,024
Nicaragua 6,624,554
El Salvador 6,486,205
Mauritania 4,649,658
Moldova 4,033,963
Georgia 3,989,167
Mongolia 3,278,290
Lesotho 2,142,249
Timor-Leste 1,318,445
Eswatini 1,160,164
Djibouti 988,000
Bhutan 771,608
Solomon Islands 686,884
Cabo Verde 555,987
Micronesia 548,914
Vanuatu 307,145
Sao Tome and Principe 219,159
Kiribati 119,449
India - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,380,004,385 0.99%
2019 1,366,417,754 1.02%
2018 1,352,642,280 1.04%
2017 1,338,676,785 1.07%
2016 1,324,517,249 1.10%
2015 1,310,152,403 1.12%
2014 1,295,600,772 1.15%
2013 1,280,842,125 1.19%
2012 1,265,780,247 1.24%
2011 1,250,287,943 1.30%
2010 1,234,281,170 1.36%
2009 1,217,726,215 1.42%
2008 1,200,669,765 1.48%
2007 1,183,209,472 1.52%
2006 1,165,486,291 1.56%
2005 1,147,609,927 1.59%
2004 1,129,623,456 1.63%
2003 1,111,523,144 1.67%
2002 1,093,317,189 1.70%
2001 1,075,000,085 1.74%
2000 1,056,575,549 1.78%
1999 1,038,058,156 1.82%
1998 1,019,483,581 1.86%
1997 1,000,900,030 1.89%
1996 982,365,243 1.91%
1995 963,922,588 1.94%
1994 945,601,831 1.96%
1993 927,403,860 1.99%
1992 909,307,016 2.02%
1991 891,273,209 2.06%
1990 873,277,798 2.10%
1989 855,334,678 2.13%
1988 837,468,930 2.17%
1987 819,682,102 2.21%
1986 801,975,244 2.25%
1985 784,360,008 2.29%
1984 766,833,410 2.32%
1983 749,428,958 2.35%
1982 732,239,504 2.36%
1981 715,384,993 2.35%
1980 698,952,844 2.34%
1979 682,995,354 2.32%
1978 667,499,806 2.31%
1977 652,408,776 2.32%
1976 637,630,087 2.33%
1975 623,102,897 2.35%
1974 608,802,600 2.36%
1973 594,770,134 2.35%
1972 581,087,256 2.33%
1971 567,868,018 2.28%
1970 555,189,792 2.23%
1969 543,084,336 2.18%
1968 531,513,824 2.14%
1967 520,400,576 2.11%
1966 509,631,500 2.11%
1965 499,123,324 2.10%
1964 488,848,135 2.09%
1963 478,825,608 2.08%
1962 469,077,190 2.05%
1961 459,642,165 2.02%
1960 450,547,679 1.98%
1959 441,798,578 1.94%
1958 433,380,978 1.91%
1957 425,270,695 1.88%
1956 417,442,811 1.84%
1955 409,880,595 1.81%
1954 402,578,596 1.78%
1953 395,544,369 1.73%
1952 388,799,073 1.68%
1951 382,376,948 1.61%
1950 376,325,200 0.00%